Last edited 11 Aug 2018

Conservation articles and news

IHBC London Branch Conference 4 Oct 2018 – save the date

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‘Creative Conservation: Partnerships and Public Value’. London Branch's celebrated annual conference takes place in the Royal College of Physicians, Regents Park.

IHBC free MATE sessions - supporting accreditation

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HESPR members’ staff from Woodhall Conservation, Purcell and RSK take part in Membership Application Training Event sessions on the accreditation process.

IHBC NewsBlog Branches Update

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IHBC Branch & partner CPD & more, across the UK - our new NewsBlog resource lets you browse the wide range of CPD events on the IHBC Calendar and pass them on.

IHBC spotlights EPCs Call for Evidence – responses by 19 Oct 2018

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Responses needed to ‘Call for Evidence on Energy Performance Certificates’, while comments and copies of responses may be sent to [email protected]

IHBC CPD boost and checkup from DBW

Critical learning from DBW on ‘Rights to light’ using references such as the RICS Rights of light: Practical guidance for chartered surveyors in England and Wales.

IHBC Heritage from the doorstep

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Cash boost helps preserve historic North York Moors monuments, reports The Darlington and Stockton Times.

IHBC CPD - Context article on lime and stone and reopening historic quarries

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Even within environmentally sensitive areas planning permission is possible, as Emily Harper and Sue Penaluna explain in their article on the repair of Exeter Cathedral.

IHBC HESPR top pick from £250M+ costed work this week

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East Herts seeks regeneration developer for Bishop’s Stortford site; closing 28/08,
contract values ranging from: £25M- £200M.

RTPI proposal for post-Brexit environmental watchdog fundamentally flawed

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The Government’s proposal for a post-Brexit environmental watchdog that only has jurisdiction for England is deeply flawed, says the RTPI.

World Heritage UK report out - Commercial Best Practice in World Heritage

The report, following a meeting in March 2018, details the discussions and future actions and includes an appendix on visitor numbers and characteristics.

Planning Portal and Federation of Master Builders sign partnership agreement

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The Memorandum of Understanding signals their intent to work more closely together for the benefit of their joint customers and members.

Scottish Planning Bill changes marks a point of no return for Scotland’s heritage

The National Trust for Scotland has called on the Scottish Government to save Scotland’s heritage by overhauling the planning system.